Attorney Sean Stokes working pro bono for a 16-year-old girl sexually assaulted at a local public library when she was 7 has secured a $750,000 verdict against her attacker, who is serving a 17-year prison sentence.
Attorney John Houlihan Jr., Managing Partner at the Hartford law firm of RisCassi & Davis, has just been named a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers. Fellowship is by invitation only, and trial lawyers are invited to become Fellows only after an extremely careful vetting process. Fellowship is limited to 500 U.S. trial… read more →
On March 28, 2017, Attorneys Michael Jainchill and Patrick Kennedy presented a continuing legal education webinar concerning issues involved in uninsured and underinsured motorist cases in Connecticut. Attorney Jainchill is considered an expert on this topic in Connecticut – having co-authored a highly acclaimed book on the topic. The webinar was offered to members of… read more →
Attorney Andy Groher has joined the Board of Orthopedic Solutions to Surgical Access (OSSA). OSSA supports expanded education for Guatemalan Orthopedic surgeons, provides up to date equipment, and supports surgical care for patients who cannot afford to pay.
Attorney Andrew Groher & Brendan Faulkner spoke at the CTLA Seminar on Friday, January 20th. The seminar, CLE: The Ugliest Seminar of 2017, discussed liens, ethics and collateral sources; what every plaintiff’s lawyer needs to know.
Attorney Paul Iannaccone reached a settlement on behalf of an 82 year old woman who was hit and killed by a grocery delivery van while it was backing up in an unsafe manner. Case involved extensive discovery and novel legal theories in order to attach liability to business interests that sought to shield themselves with… read more →
On Wednesday, December 21, 2016, our firm teamed up with Coach Kevin Ollie, his assistant coaches, his team and Big Y to bring Christmas to Hartford children and their families at the Northwest Boys & Girls Club. There was basketball fun with the team, arts and crafts, a pizza party and gifts for each child… read more →
Our firm once again sponsored and volunteered support for the 2016 Billings Forge Community Works Holiday Party held for Hartford’s Frog Hollow area residents. This was our fourth year supporting this event. For over 30 years RisCassi & Davis, P.C. has been part of the Frog Hollow neighborhood providing legal services to those who have… read more →
John Houlihan, Jr. and Chris Houlihan obtained a jury verdict for a confidential amount in a legal malpractice case against an attorney. The case involved negligence committed by a lawyer in his handling of the plaintiff’s medical malpractice claim. The plaintiff’s son died from complications of a perforated appendix which was negligently left undiagnosed and… read more →
A federal jury in Dallas has returned a combined verdict of more than $1 billion on behalf of six people who suffered serious medical complications caused by defective metal-on-metal hip implants made by Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. The verdict includes more than $30 million in actual damages for the six… read more →